Are you sick and tired of the deck you’ve got out back? Has it seen its fair share of wear and tear? Then maybe it’s time that you gave that deck an update. Of course, you don’t just need to replace the boards. You can tear the whole thing down, if you want to, and start from scratch!
People are doing some amazing things with decks these days. Rather than simply opting for the traditional, people are choosing deck designs that break the mold. In some cases, they’re slight spins on all of the old classic designs. In other cases, they’re turning the very idea of what a deck is and should be on its very head!
So why stick with the boring old deck that you have, when you can have something new and eye-catching. Outdoor living spaces are meant to be enjoyed, and that enjoyment is only heightened when you’re basking in a space that’s as aesthetically pleasing as it is soaked in sun.
So, come take a tour with us! We’ve collected 20 absolutely unique deck designs. Among this list, you’re sure to find something that appeals to your sensibilities and that might prove the inspiration for a brand new deck behind your home!
Did you know that you don’t have to keep your deck surfaces flat? Check out this interesting and exotic deck design!
Arranging the planks of wood that make up your deck into different designs can add striking visual appeal.
A built-in seating area with a pergola overhead serve to make this deck an attractive place to relax.
In urban environments, making the most of your outdoor living space is essential. Look at what this homeowner has done with their deck design!
Using different levels in your deck design allows you to create separate spaces within your overall outdoor living space.
Sometimes selecting the right wood and making a few tweaks to traditional deck design is all you need to do!
7. No Obstacle
Rather than removing plants and trees in the way of your deck, why not incorporate those natural elements into your design?
The minimalist aesthetic of this unique deck design is completed by the custom sun chairs that sit upon it.
9. Indoors Outdoors
Blending multiple materials together, this deck design is worthy of both outdoor and indoor living spaces.
Depending upon the environment where you live, you may wish to add protection from the elements in to your unique deck design.
Instead of using wood railings, you can use glass! This allows you to enjoy more of the view when you’re out on your deck.
As we mentioned, you can incorporate more than square shapes into your unique deck design.
If you really want your deck to be a place where you can relax, consider incorporating a daybed with canopy into the design.
14. Totally Cool
There’s no denying that this deck design is totally cool and totally unique. Does it give you any ideas?
Another way to give your deck design a unique look and feel is to make use of wooden patio tiles.
Take a look at how the backyard has been landscaped to accommodate this stunning and unique deck.
17. Hot Tub
If you dream of having a hot tub, consider interesting ways of elegantly incorporating that hot tub into your deck design.
Terraces spaces on your deck are always a good idea. Look at how expertly they’re deployed in this unique deck design.
There are a number of attractive ways you can incorporate privacy features into your unique deck design.
This unique deck blends expertly with the natural environment and landscaping of this home’s backyard.